Started in 1998, Spotlight Theatre Company begins its 20th season this October. After beginning in Westminster, they made their home in the quaint 70 seat theatre in the West Colfax E-vents Center located in the heart of Lakewood and in 2008 made the move to Old Towne Lowry to the John Hand Theater in Colorado Free University.
Spotlight continues to provide quality and entertaining theater to a growing and dynamic audience base. The goal is to produce entertaining and fun theatre that audiences will fall in love with and their motto is Forget your worries…. Escape to a night of fun!
October 14 – November 11, 2017
BUYER & CELLAR
by Jonthan Tolins, Directed by Linda Suttle
a co-production with Theatre Or
A Denver Premiere! When a struggling L.A. actor takes a job working in the basement of a beloved megastar (“Hello, Gorgeous!”), the result is an outrageous comedy about the perils of fame, the price of friendship, and the oddest of odd jobs.
January 6 – February 3, 2018
by Neil Simon, Directed by Luke Rahmsdorff-Terry
The servants are missing, the host is bleeding, and four couples are about to have a dinner party they will never forget! With reputations at stake, the secrets, lies, and cover-ups come fast and furious in this hilarious farce by America’s reigning laugh-meister, Neil Simon.
February 9 – March 18
by Anthony Shaffer, Directed by Bernie Cardell
a co-production with Vintage Theatre performed at Vintage Theatre**
When mystery writer Andrew Wyke invites his wife’s lover to his country estate, a battle of wits quickly turns into a sinister and deadly game of cat and mouse. Winner of the 1971 Tony Award for Best Play, this thrilling suspense puzzler will keep you guessing until the very end.
March 31 – April 28, 2018
THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK
by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett, Directed by Katie Mangett
In Nazi-occupied Germany, Anne Frank uses her diary to confront her rapidly changing life and the increasing horror of her time with astonishing honesty, wit, and determination. The Diary of Anne Frank won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama as well as Tony Award for Best Play in 1956.
June 23 – July 22, 2018
THE COMPLETE WORKS OF SHAKESPEARE ABRIDGED
by the Reduced Shakespeare Company, Directed by Katie Mangett
Starring Joe Von Bokern, Ben Hilzer, and Luke Rahsmdorff-Terry!
A madcap trio of actors portrays over fifty characters in this hysterical high-speed roller-coaster through Shakespeare’s canon. From Romeo and Juliet to Hamlet, no silly Shakespearean stone goes unturned in this wild ride!
Season tickets are $89 and single tickets are $23 for adults, $20 for students and seniors, $18 for groups of 6 or more.
720-530-4596 or online at www.thisisspotlight.com
The John Hand Theater, 7653 E. 1st Place, Denver, CO 80230
**”Sleuth” performs at the Vintage Theatre, 1468 Dayton St., Aurora 80010 / 303-856-7830 or www.vintagetheatre.org